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Author: Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Year Published: 1915

Type: Novel

Genre: Science Fiction

Perspective and Narrator:

Herland is narrated in the first person by Van, who presents a decidedly Western male point of view on the events of the novel.


Herland is narrated in past tense.

About the Title:

Herland refers to a country solely populated by women.


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